Mr. Ho Tu Bao
Ho Tu Bao
Born on June 16, 1952
B.Tech. in Applied Mathematics, 10.1978, Hanoi University of Technology, Vietnam
MS (DEA) in Computer Science, 1984, University Paris 6, France
PhD in Computer Science, 2.1987, Paris 6 University (Pierre et Marie Curie University),France
Habilitation in Computer Science, 10.1998, University Paris 9 (Dauphine), France
1.1979-12.2000: Researcher, Institute of Information Technology, Vietnam Academy of
Sciecne and Technology (VAST). Associate professor (1990), Head of research group on Knowledge Engineering.
7.1993-3.1998: Visiting associate professor, Graduate School of Information Science, Japan
Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (JAIST), Japan
4.1998~3.2018: Professor, Head of Machine Learning and Data Mining Lab, Graduate School
of Knowledge Science, Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (JAIST), Japan.
Professor Emeritus of JAIST since 4.2018.
4.2018~: Professor, Director of John von Neumann Institute, Vietnam National University, Ho
Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
4.2018~: Professor, Director of Data Science Lab, Vietnam Institute for Advanced Study in
Machine Learning, Data Mining, Data Science
Computational Science, Computational Medicine and Biology
Decision Science and Knowledge-based Decision Support Systems
Member of the Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence JSAI (1995~)
Member of International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP) Working Group WG
9.4 Social Implications of Computers in Developing Countries (1992~)
Member of IEEE (1998~)
Scientific Research Award of Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology: The expert
system generator TESOR (co-author and group leader, May 1990).
Best Paper Nominated Scheduling Meetings with Distributed Local Consistency
Reinforcement, 16th International Conference on Industrial and Engineering Applications of
Artificial Intelligence and Expert Systems (Ben Hassine, A., Ito, T., Ho, T.B.,) Ottawa, May
Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence JSAI SIG-KBS Excellent research paper award
2004, Temporal Logic in Mining Hepatitis Data (Ho, T.B., Kawasaki, S., Le, S.Q., Nguyen,
C.H., Yokoi, H., Takabayashi, K.)
Best paper awards, Discovering Relationship between Hepatitis C Virus NS5A Protein and
Interferon/Ribavirin Therapy,Fifth International Conference on Knowledge, Information and
Creativity Support Systems KICSS’10, November 25-27, 2010, Chiangmai, Thailand
(Kawasaki, S., Ho, T.B., Kanda, T., Yokosuka, O., Takabayashi, K., Le, T.N.)
Distinguished Contribution Award (2017), Pacific-Asia Knowedge Discovery and Data
Mining (PAKDD), May 2017.